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searley

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help needed.a single phase circuit dissipates 2.5kw of power and operates at a power factor of 0.95.the current flowing in the circuit will be ? :_|

 

searley

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that is what i got but on the answer sheet it give out 11.4A.

 

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Aye - I know where I went wrong - I multiplied by 95% not divided!now i get 11.4! Blushing
what am i doing wrong with this calculator i get the right answer but it comes

out 0.1144 not 11.4

 
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